|1||Senecio rowleyanus, String of Pearls - Succulent Plant|
|2||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Interesting Fact: This plant is given the name String of Pearls for its pearl like spherical leaves and the pattern they form. Senecio rowleyanus is a perennial succulent, grow up to 3 feet in height, trailing stems, lined with small spherical green color leaves. Each leaf has a longitudinal translucent stripe.
Flowers are small, white, brush-like on long peduncles.
|Common Name||String of Pearls, String of Beads, String of Peas|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 3 feet|
|Flower Colour||Pale yellow|
|Bloom Time||Spring to Fall|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
Stem cuttings can be used for the propagation of this succulent. Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions: 3 parts of potting soil, 1 part of grit (pumice), 1 part of the horticultural-grade sand, 1/2 part of the compost etc.
|Sunlight||Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.|
|Watering||Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer|
|Soil||Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.|
|Temperature||22 to 35 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.|
Survivals and growers of the summer.